Cultural event on Rabindranath Tagore and Greece in Dhaka (Video)

The Brihatta Art Foundation organized a special event on Rabindranath Tagore and Greece on December 6, 2021, in Dhaka, which was attended by many leading personalities of Bangladeshi literature and arts. The President of the Brihatta Art Foundation and Professor of Painting at the University of Dhaka, Dr. Bishwajit Goswami, welcomed the guests and the …

Statue of Themis becomes a symbol of justice and secularism in Bangladesh

By Dimitrios Vassiliadis The statue of Themis has become a symbol of justice and secularism in Bangladesh after its re-installation in front of the Dhaka Supreme Court complex. The statue made by the eminent Bangladeshi sculptor Mrinal Haque (1958-2020) is a combination of Greek and Bengali art and depicts a blindfolded Bengali woman wearing a …

Painting exhibition dedicated to the 200 years since the Greek Revolution – New Delhi, Nov. 21-27, 2021

Under the auspices and with the support of the “Greece 2021” Committee & the Indian Council for Cultural Relations As part of the celebrations dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution, the Hellenic Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) in collaboration with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and the Embassy of Greece …

Invitation to the 19th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh 2020

Important deadlines:Registration of participation by 30 November 2020Reaching of artwork at the venue on or before 31 January 2021 Artists and art organizations all around the world are invited  to participate at. the 19th Asian Art Biennale, which is going to be held from 01-31 March 2021 at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka. …

International Art competition, “United against Corona- Express through Art”

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) invites Indians and citizens of the world to submit their work of art, expressing their emotions, feelings, ideas, and innovative thoughts on the Covind-19 pandemic, social distancing, quarantine and the fight against the virus. This competition is open to all amateur and professional artists in all age categories. …

International painting competition “World of Mahatma Gandhi”

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in collaboration with Khula Aasmaan of India Art Foundation has launched an online international painting competition for children all over the world, on the theme “World of Mahatma Gandhi.” The contest opens on 2nd October 2019 (150th birth …

Ntina Anastasiadou – A sculptor and painter living among Greece, India and Japan

Ntina Anastasiadou graduated with honors from the School of Fine Arts, University of Athens in 1986. She continued her studies from 1986 up to 1992 in Kyoto, Japan, where she attended coursed on Japanese language, calligraphy and ink-wash painting (sumi-e & suibokuga) alongside historian and calligrapher Mitsuo Takaoki and Nihonga under Miki Takaoki. She was …